TV Afternoon Off (ITV 3 Feb 1979 with Philip Jackson and Henry Man) Published 4 years ago on May 14, 2015 UK / ITV – London Weekend Television / 1×68 minute episode / Broadcast 3 February 1979 Writer: Alan Bennett / Director: Stephen Frears Series: Six Plays by Alan Bennett / Episode 4 Drama. An oriental hotel waiter with no English is searching for a woman called Iris because he thinks she is interested in him romantically. cast Henry Man as Lee Benjamin Whitrow as Father Angela Morant as Mother Pasquale Perrino as Maitre d’ Philip Jackson as Bernard Harold Innocent as Marjory Pete Postlethwaite as Attendant in Art Gallery Stan Richards as Man in Art Gallery Harry Markham as Harry Jackie Shinn as Jackie Elizabeth Spriggs as Miss Beckinsale Peter Butterworth as Mr Bywaters Joan Scott as Manageress of Shoe Shop Angela Curran as Shirley Carol Macready as Customer in Shoe Shop Patricia Baker as Iris Butterfield Douglas Quarterman as Ernest Fletcher Alan Bennett as Mr Petty Janine Duvitski as Doreen Richard Griffiths as Factory Boss John Normington as Duggie Paul Shane as Alf Neville Smith as Cyril Bernard Wrigley as Vic Anna Massey as Coffee Shop Owner Stephanie Cole as Customer Sylvia Brayshay as Hospital Orderly Vicky Ireland as 2nd Orderly Thora Hird as Mrs Beevers Jeanne Doree as Old Iris Frank Crompton as Mr Beevers Lucita Lijertwood as Nurse Sherrie Hewson as Iris Alan BennettITVLondon Weekend Television Advertisement advertisement and this just in Episodes9 hours ago Chronicle Mysteries: The Wrong Man (Hallmark Sun 24 Feb 2019, Alison Sweeney) Podcaster Alex McPherson seeks the truth behind the tragic death of a young lawyer, while partner Drew finds himself diving... Episodes9 hours ago The Zoo: The Marvelous Mott Mott (Season 3 Premieres 24 Feb 2019 on Animal Planet) The Marvelous Mott Mott: Animal Planet’s THE ZOO goes behind the scenes at the world-famous Bronx Zoo for a third... Episodes9 hours ago SMILF: Single Mom In Love Forever (S2EP5 Showtime Sun 24 Feb 2019) Single Mom In Love Forever: In 2014, Bridgette and Rafi prepare for the realities of parenthood as Bridgette experiences contractions,... Episodes9 hours ago Crashing: The Viewing Party (S3EP6 HBO Sun 24 Feb 2019) The Viewing Party: Pete (Pete Holmes) and Kat (Madeline Wise) attend a viewing party for Ali’s late-night spot on Seth... Episodes9 hours ago Black Monday: 243 (S1EP5 Showtime Sun 24 Feb 2019) 243: Mo takes Dawn to the Predator’s Ball in an effort to raise the capital The Jammer Group needs to... search EPISODES Episodes9 hours ago The 91st Annual Academy Awards airs Sun 24 Feb 2019 on ABC Oscar producer Donna Gigliotti, and co-producer and director Glenn Weiss, today announced the first round of presenters for the Academy... Episodes9 hours ago When Calls The Heart: Phone Rings and Heartstrings (Season 6 Premieres Sun 24 Feb 2019 on Hallmark) In the “When Calls the Heart” season six premiere “Phone Rings and Heartstrings” the town of Hope Valley adjusts to... Episodes9 hours ago Evil Lives Here: I Hate Being Daddy’s Girl (S4EP8 ID Sun 24 Feb 2019) I Hate Being Daddy’s Girl: When Robin Doll was rescued from her mother’s violence and went to live with her... advertisement MOVIES Movies1 week ago Private Worlds (Paramount 1935, Charles Boyer, Claudette Colbert) Charles Boyer stars as the new superintendent of a progressive mental hospital. His apparent coldness first arouses resentment among the... Movies1 week ago Yucatán (2018, Luis Tosar, Stephanie Cayo) In farcical comedy Yucatán a pair of white collar thieves compete fiercely against each other trying to steal from an... Movies1 week ago The Breaker Upperers (Netflix Fri 15 Feb 2019, Jackie van Beek, Madeleine Sami) Two women run a business breaking up couples for cash but when one develops a conscience their friendship unravels. production... MY TV TONIGHTWhat's on and when. Broadcast, cable and streaming... BRITISH FILM 1930-1990The Viewer's Guide to British Film 1930-1990 Indepth guide to six decades of cinema in the UK.